BMW 7_aya the E38 series from 1994 to 2002
1. Introduction
2. Governing bodies and methods of operation
3. Settings and routine maintenance of the car
4. Engine
5. Cooling systems of the engine, heating, ventilation and air conditioning
6. A power supply system and production of the fulfilled gases
7. Systems of electric equipment of the engine
8. Manual box of gear shifting and coupling
9. Automatic transmission
10. Cardan and power shafts, reducer, differential and stupichny assemblies
11. Brake system
12. Suspension bracket and steering
13. Body
13.1. External equipment and body elements
13.2. Equipment of salon
13.2.1. Removal and installation of window regulators
13.2.2. Removal and installation of finishing and sound insulation of a forward door
13.2.3. Removal and installation of finishing and sound insulation of a back door
13.2.4. Removal and installation of panels of finishing of racks of a body and ceiling
13.2.5. Removal and installation of finishing of the dashboard
13.2.6. Removal and installation of the shelf behind a back seat and blinds of back glass
13.2.7. Removal and installation of overlays of thresholds of doors
13.2.8. Removal and installation of elements of finishing of the luggage compartment and its cover
13.2.9. Removal and installation of front seats
13.2.10. Removal and installation of a back seat
13.2.11. Removal and installation of seat belts
13.2.12. Removal and installation of a cover of the top hatch
14. Onboard electric equipment
15. Schemes of electric equipment



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13.2.12. Removal and installation of a cover of the top hatch

Do not use force when moving the movable panel of a roof.

Removal

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. Open a cover on 250 mm, verify bolts (2) so that the opening became free, and close a cover.
  1. Shortly press a key of opening of the top hatch and again stop it. At the same time a back part of a cover has to fall by 2 ÷ 4 mm.
  2. Slowly move the movable panel of a ceiling up to the end back and close a cover.

After that it is not allowed to make active a cover in the Open direction (danger of damage of the mechanism).


  1. Give nuts and uncover the top hatch the movement up and back.

At installation replace nuts or process old nuts structure of Loctite 270.

Installation

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. As appropriate hook in front for a sled (2) on the left and right adjusting levers (1).
  1. Palm wring out a forward part of a cover with left and on the right side from below up. At the same time the cover should not rise. Adjusting levers at the edges of a cover have to enter gearing as appropriate.
  1. Wring out a lifting and movable cover of the hatch forward and tighten nuts (2) by hand.
  1. Lower a back part of a cover of the top hatch at a size of 2 ÷ of 4 mm.
  2. Slowly move the movable panel of a ceiling up to the end forward.
  3. Open a cover of the top hatch approximately on 250 mm, carefully wring out it up, screw the fixing bolts (2 on an illustration) from the left and right side and tighten them.


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